Snatched defeat out of the jaws indeed!!!
"And so, General, I want to thank you for your service. And I appreciate the fact that you really snatched defeat out of the jaws of those who are trying to defeat us in Iraq." --George W. Bush, to Army Gen. Ray Odierno, Washington, D.C., March 3, 2008 (Click here to see video of Bush's comments. The Bushism is at 1:23.)--
Five Years After the Conquest - Justin Raimondo
Five years in Iraq: Iraqis and Americans Offer Perspectives on the War - WaPo
"The military "surge," which added about 30,000 U.S. troops, has had a significant, positive impact", opine some. But has it?
Has 5 Years of War Achieved Anything in Iraq? - Fred Kaplan, Slate
No Surrender - Fouad Ajami
Necessary Links: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.